The table below looks at the statistics for Gherkin skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Gherkin over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gherkin
Rank - - 86
Contract jobs citing Gherkin 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.075%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
415 373 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.48% 25.60% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 201 148
Average daily rate £310 £295 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.08% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 11
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

Gherkin
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Gherkin across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Gherkin Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Gherkin
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Gherkin across the East Midlands region.

Gherkin Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands